Here are 12 retail discounts for seniors and baby boomers. Some of these discounts begin as early as age 50. Proudly whip out that driver’s license and pay less than that youngster behind you in line. Many senior discounts are offered by franchise owners and some choose not to participate in certain promotions. Senior discounts can vary by location and can change at any time. Contact the store to verify the promotion to eliminate disappointment or frustration.
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Are you one of those people who are too embarrassed to ask for a senior discount? Please tell me “NO!” or I will have to whack you with my cane. Go get that discount and keep more money in your pocket!
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Retail Discounts for Seniors & Boomers 2017 Updated List
With over 500 stores, this international brand sells mainstream luxury clothing.
Offer: 10% discount off the entire purchase including sale items for those 62+, (65+ in Canada) in stores only and cannot be combined with other discounts. The senior discount can be combined with any Banana Republic rewards you may have and you can use your Banana Republic credit card to additional benefits.
I could not locate a link to the Banana Republic senior discount on their website. I called customer service and the senior discount policy was read to me over the phone. I was told the Banana Republic discount does not extend to Old Navy or GAP stores.
2. Bealls – 50 and Fabulous!
74 Bealls department stores offer clothes for the entire family. Offer: Shoppers 50+ receive 15% off every Tuesday. Bealls Outlet Stores are located in Florida, Georgia, and Arizona and this chain also operates as Burkes Outlet in several southern states. The outlet stores and Burkes stores offer a senior retail discount of 15% off every Monday to shoppers 50+.
This Southern department store chain offers everything from clothing to electronics.
Offer: 15% off for those 55+ on the first Tuesday of each month
Bon-Ton carries apparel, footwear, and accessories for the entire family at 23 stores throughout the northern U.S.
Offer: Many locations have a senior day where those 55+ can get 15% off purchases, but check before you visit.
Specializing in plus-size women’s clothing, CJ Banks has more than 250 locations.
Offer: 10% discount on Wednesday for those 60+ on full-priced clothing and accessories sold in-store. Double check with your local store to insure participation.
6. Dress Barn
Moderate- to better-quality clothing for the budget-conscious career woman.
Offer: Receive a 10% discount if you’re 65+, but the day of the week for the discount will vary by location which is usually Tuesday or Wednesday. Check your local store for the day they participate.
This massive network of retail thrift stores funds a non-profit organization that provides a wide variety of services. My readers know that I love Goodwill and find amazing deals on designer clothing, some are NWT! (new with tags for the newbies).
Offer: Shoppers 55+ receive 10% off purchases, but many locations only honor this discount one day a week. Check with your local Goodwill store for their senior discount policy.
Kohl’s operates 1,067 department stores in 49 states offering rock-bottom prices on clothing for the entire family.
Offer: Receive a 15% discount on Wednesdays, if you’re 62+.
9. Michael’s – Take 10% off our entire purchase every day, including regular and sale priced merchandise. Simply present your AARP Membership Card at the register. Some exclusions apply. See Store Associate for details.
10. Ross Stores
Ross is the 3rd largest off-price retailer in the U.S., operating in 27 states.
Offer: Those 55+ receive 10% off on Tuesdays when you join their Every Tuesday club. Sign up at customer service and show your ID and the store will issue you a senior discount card.
11. Salvation Army Thrift Stores
Known for their charitable work, these thrift stores sell clothing for all ages.
Offer: Discount varies from 15-50% off your purchase for those 55+. Check with your local Salvation Army store for their senior discount policy.
12. Stein Mart
Stein Mart carries recent trends in clothing, shoes, and accessories for men & women at discounted prices. Offer: Shoppers 55+ with ID receive discounts on the first Monday of each month. Visit the Stein Mart website for Senior Day coupons. Offers vary by month.
Thank you to my “good tipper” Donna for letting us know that participating Hallmark stores also offer a 10% discount one day a week (check with your local store).
Keep your money saving tips coming for all of us to share! Do you know of any other stores that offer retail discounts to seniors!